Vacancy Details

Creative Education and Engagement Officer 

  • Share your love and experience of art and education. 
  • Part time, 3 days 
  • $34.17 per hour, plus super  

 

We have an exciting opportunity for a creative individual to join the passionate team at the newly opened Hyphen in Wodonga.    

The Role 

We have a not to be missed opportunity to join the team at Hyphen in the newly opened state of the art facility. Not only will you be working in the most impressive architectural space, you will have a supportive and passionate team who are keen to deliver outstanding programs to the Wodonga community and visitors from far and wide.  

As the Creative Education and Engagement Officer you will work to foster a love of art and art making through the development and delivery of engaging programs. Deliver innovative public and educational programs and experiences for people of all ages and provide Hyphen information and customer service to audiences within the venue. 

About you 

To be successful in the role you will be a great team player who is quick to develop good relationships, is driven, hardworking, collaborative, solutions-oriented and passionate in delivering quality outcomes for our organisation. 

As the successful candidate, you will also be able to demonstrate the following key selection criteria. 

  1. Relevant qualifications in visual art or education, or an equivalent combination of experience, education and training.
  2. Demonstrated experience in coordinating public programs, cultural events and activities. 
  3. Proven ability to follow instructions and work according to established processes. 
  4. Ability to provide good customer service and ensure the quality of work outputs. 

Working with Wodonga Council 

Wodonga is a vibrant and growing city ideally situated on the Murray River with surrounding hills, rich agricultural valleys, adjacent wineries and historic towns. Wodonga is one of the fastest-growing cities in Victoria and is undergoing major redevelopment in the city. Experience a sense of pride by joining an organisation that works directly with and for our local community. 

Locals enjoy short commute times, an extensive track and trail network in which to soak up the great outdoors and a lifestyle at the centre of a diverse region offering award-winning wineries, historic townships, snow and water play and much more. 

Wodonga Council is an equal opportunity employer and provides many benefits for staff, including employee health and wellbeing programs, flexible work arrangements and career pathways and opportunities. 

The organisation prides itself on having a positive and supportive culture. We are committed to ongoing learning and development opportunities to grow and enhance the skills of our staff.  We have a strong commitment to the council’s corporate values of trust, integrity, learning and respect. 

Wodonga Council strongly encourages applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community; people with a disability; people from every culture, gender and sexuality identity; and, from every age and ethnic background. 

As a member of our team, you’ll enjoy the benefits of: 

  • flexible work arrangements; 
  • a healthy and safe environment; 
  • access to our fitness passport; and 
  • learning and development opportunities. 

Applications and Enquiries

Click the Position Description to view more information about this position.  

Application method

Applicants will be required to attach a document addressing each of the key selection criteria (listed above), resume and a brief cover letter.  

Support on how to address selection criteria can be found here; applications not addressing selection criteria may not be considered. 

The successful applicant will be required to complete a pre-employment functional assessment, and provide a copy of a National Police Check, Covid-19 Vaccination Certificate and Victorian Working with Children Check prior to commencement. 

Applications close Sunday 5:00pm, November 28, 2021. 

 

Enquiries: Team Leader Hyphen Programs – Karen Gardner | 02 6022 9330 | kgardner@wodonga.vic.gov.au